The Strengthening Families 10-14 Program is a free, fun and interactive 7-session program that builds family bonds while helping to prevent teen drug use. This program is for all families with youth aged 10-14 years, using a theme of showing love and setting limits.
Youth learn about peer pressure resistance, being a friend, and family communication. Caregivers get info on family meetings, non-violent communication, how to show love and set limits. It is held at White Brook Middle School, 200 Park St. in Easthampton, and is led by trained facilitators. ALL FAMILIES ARE WELCOME from any community.
Structure of the Program:
Tuesday nights starting April 2 through May 21 (skip April 16). Program runs from 6:00-8:00 pm, with dinner from 5:30-6 pm.
6:00-7:00: Youth and parents/caregivers meet separately.
7:00-8:00: Family Session time–make family shields, play fun games, practice family meetings.
Click this website link to register online: www.EasthamptonCoalition.org.
Questions? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 413-207-5725.
We provide childcare for younger children! Be sure to note that when you register. Includes weekly giveaways and raffles! Plus free materials for each family and a free healthy dinner each week.